Rapid porosity and permeability changes of calcareous sandstone due to CO2-enriched brine injection

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Lamy-Chappuis, B; Angus, DAC; Fisher, Q; Grattoni, C; Yardley, BWD;
  • Publisher: American Geophysical Union

Reservoir injectivity and storage capacity are the main constraints for geologic CO2 sequestration, subject to safety and economic considerations. Brine acidification following CO2 dissolution leads to fluid-rock interactions that alter porosity and permeability, thereb... View more
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